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tire load rating ?

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by stunter2boy79, Oct 1, 2008.

  1. stunter2boy79

    stunter2boy79 Member
    Messages: 61

    i have a 1980 k5 blazer looking at new tires for it. they will only for winter use. so my question is do i want to buy the tires with xl load rating or just the reg ones?
  2. tom_mccauley

    tom_mccauley Senior Member
    Messages: 465

    Are you plowing with said vehicle? if so then i would get the higher load rating
  3. ColliganLands

    ColliganLands PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,854

    i would also recommend the higher load rating ... i even run load range E on my old ram 1500 that is pretty much only used for normal driving
  4. TEX

    TEX Senior Member
    Messages: 606

    you will be fine with a load range D tire
  5. stunter2boy79

    stunter2boy79 Member
    Messages: 61

    yes i do plan on plowing wit it. only really doing my driveway
  6. SnoFarmer

    SnoFarmer PlowSite Fanatic
    from N,E. MN
    Messages: 9,883

    this is a pic thread .:dizzy:
    read the thread title and post in the correct thread.;)